Sweet Briar News About: Academics

SGA president to perform in senior recital

April 20, 2017

Trinidad’s Skiffle Steel Orchestra returns to Sweet Briar for concert, student workshops

April 5, 2017

Virtual and physical worlds meet in senior art majors’ exhibit at Sweet Briar

March 31, 2017

Sweet Briar College awards 2017 Presidential Medal to Camp Hill senior for service and leadership

March 30, 2017

Pannell Scholar captures firsthand glimpse of World War II history

March 29, 2017

NFHCA taps three Sweet Briar players for academic achievement

March 16, 2017

Googler spotlights the meaning of work at second annual engineering banquet

February 24, 2017

Sweet Briar swimmers honored as Scholar All-America team

January 25, 2017

Sweet Briar makes ScholarMatch’s 2016 Honor Roll of best colleges nationwide for low-income students

January 24, 2017

Sweet Briar ranks among best schools in U.S. for student loan repayment success, according to report

January 19, 2017

Sweet Briar professor wins VMNH Thomas Jefferson Medal for Outstanding Contributions to Natural Science Education

December 16, 2016

Sweet Briar snags 2016 Dive Award for ‘Turnaround of the Year’ in higher ed

December 1, 2016

Sweet Briar celebrates International Education Week with food, games and a panel

November 15, 2016

Sweet Briar names outstanding underclasswomen to Alpha Lambda Delta

November 9, 2016

VFIC’s 2016 Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award goes to revered Sweet Briar College professor

October 19, 2016

Anthropologist to speak at Sweet Briar on women, gender and religion in Iran

October 16, 2016

Sweet Briar student awarded U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

October 14, 2016

History a popular theme for Sweet Briar College’s 2016 Pannell Scholars

October 13, 2016

Sweet Briar College deepens already strong STEM curriculum with new computer science program

October 10, 2016

Renowned monarch expert to speak at Sweet Briar on butterfly’s troubling decline

September 30, 2016

Undergrad scholars return to Sweet Briar for annual MARCUS conference

September 27, 2016

Academic awards honor Sweet Briar students at Founders’ Day Convocation

September 23, 2016

Sweet Briar College welcomes record number of honors students

September 12, 2016

Five academic resources you should know about

September 9, 2016

Five tips for rocking your first semester at Sweet Briar

August 26, 2016

Sweet Briar opens 111th session with resolve to keep the miracles rolling

August 25, 2016

Beijing native won’t start classes until fall, but she’s already an ambassador for Sweet Briar

August 3, 2016

Summer honors students use history to navigate a current policy debate

July 28, 2016

Transfer student follows passion for design and business in summer internship

June 13, 2016

Graduate teaching program at Sweet Briar boasts strong year, happy alumnae

June 10, 2016

One year later, Sweet Briar celebrates 107th commencement

May 14, 2016

All-College awards, faculty and staff honors announced at commencement

May 14, 2016

Leah Busque ’01: ‘Now, We Are All Founders’

May 14, 2016

Sweet Briar inducts newest Phi Beta Kappa members

May 13, 2016

Sweet Briar seniors honored at end-of-year Awards Convocation

May 13, 2016

From the watery depths of Lower Lake to the center of the Milky Way, HSRP scholars delve deep into summer research

May 11, 2016

New and returning professors to bolster Sweet Briar College faculty

May 10, 2016

For promising young scientist, a year of discovery leads to Research Experiences for Undergraduates internship at Arizona’s Biosphere 2

May 6, 2016

Friends of Art announces annual student awards

April 22, 2016

Sweet Briar to partner with online textbook giant Akademos

April 21, 2016

Aspiring anthropologist and radio DJ finds honors thesis amid Croatia’s abandoned resorts

April 20, 2016

Academic fair for high school girls zeros in on liberal arts

April 15, 2016

Sophomore researchers present work at annual Pannell Honors Scholars Fair

April 12, 2016

Five reasons to visit Sweet Briar now

April 8, 2016

Award-winning author and anthropologist to speak on how the Iranian Revolution shaped a small village

April 6, 2016

Nationally known photographer to teach at Sweet Briar this fall

April 6, 2016

Sweet Briar is one of Forbes’ 300 Best Value Colleges

April 1, 2016

TaskRabbit founder and CEO Leah Busque ’01 is Sweet Briar College’s 2016 commencement speaker

March 21, 2016

Award-winning poet Lisa Russ Spaar and newcomer Jim Whiteside to read at Sweet Briar

March 16, 2016

Sweet Briar launches Women’s Leadership Program for exceptional Chinese students

March 9, 2016

Twins thrive in Sweet Briar’s JYS in Seville program, make most of the experience

March 8, 2016

Modernism and World War I expert Vincent Sherry to speak at Sweet Briar

March 8, 2016

Sweet Briar’s JYF in Paris – America’s oldest coeducational intercollegiate study abroad program in Paris – names French woman as new director

March 5, 2016

‘Girls in STEM’ science day draws high school students to Sweet Briar

February 29, 2016

’09 grad co-authors journal’s 2015 outstanding paper

February 22, 2016

Environmental history, science and technology converge in lecture on George Washington

February 19, 2016

NPR host Lulu Miller returns to read at Sweet Briar

February 17, 2016

Senior Dance Concert should have a lot to like

February 13, 2016

Sweet Briar’s Wyllie Program to host Engineers Week dinner

February 13, 2016

Alumna tapped to attend AATF Future Leaders program

February 8, 2016

Two Sweet Briar seniors stage their own story

February 5, 2016

Sweet Briar students debate ‘Ethics and Civic Responsibility’

February 3, 2016

SBC history class travels to Europe this summer

February 2, 2016

Grant to bolster Sweet Briar’s environmental programs

February 1, 2016

Five study-abroad programs to get excited about

January 29, 2016

Sweet Briar named 2016 BRAID Affiliate

January 20, 2016

Musicologist explores relationships among music, the natural world and environmental awareness

January 19, 2016

Five things to know about academics at Sweet Briar

January 14, 2016

CIC grant brings online classes to Sweet Briar

January 14, 2016

Explore Engineering is taking applications

January 8, 2016

SBC professor wins SCHEV Outstanding Faculty Award

December 17, 2015

Business students report on successes, lessons learned

December 8, 2015

College history shines in SBC professors’ new book

November 30, 2015

Cabaret highlights senior’s college journey

November 25, 2015

Poetry brings Casteen back to Sweet Briar

November 24, 2015

Wildlife research draws student to Tanzania

November 15, 2015

SBC celebrates International Education Week

November 13, 2015

SBC ‘hackers’ debut skills at Technica

November 11, 2015

Summing up Jim Kirkwood: Intuitive teacher, prolific author, mentor, family man

November 11, 2015

Professor Fink’s discovery makes news — again

November 3, 2015

Sweet Briar’s research tower thrives with Virginia Tech collaboration

October 28, 2015

Professors blog from Kazakhstan

October 26, 2015

Former student and professor collaborate on play translation

October 23, 2015

Fall festival at Sweet Briar to benefit local schools

October 16, 2015

Sweet Briar students host 5K to benefit Amherst schools

October 13, 2015

Oxford summer program a big hit with Sweet Briar students

October 5, 2015

College awards inaugural Nancy Godwin Baldwin Scholarships

August 27, 2015

Shadowing Leah Busque ’01

August 22, 2015

Faculty appointment strengthens economics program

August 12, 2015

2015 all-College awards announced at commencement

May 16, 2015

Pannell research shapes up in Burkina Faso

May 13, 2015

Pannell Scholarship affirms career aspirations

May 11, 2015

A Sweet Spirit receives 2015 Presidential Medal

May 7, 2015

Tears and cheers dominate 2015 Awards Convocation

May 6, 2015

Youth Dance Recital marks program’s 20th anniversary

May 4, 2015

Honors Summer Research fellows announced

May 1, 2015

Researchers document upsides to online forums

April 23, 2015

Senior stages original work as final project

April 16, 2015

‘Awakening’: Seniors show art works

March 27, 2015

Senior excited to share ‘Sweet Memories’

March 26, 2015

SBC presents lecture on women and violence in India

March 19, 2015

Waxter Forum set for March 17

March 16, 2015

Pannell Scholar takes research to Jamaica

March 2, 2015

Senior Dance Concert set for Feb. 20, 21

February 13, 2015

TechTalk lecture series kicks off Feb. 12

February 6, 2015

Bunny snares professor, student

January 19, 2015

Student-faculty duo publishes paper in national geophysics journal

December 4, 2014

Land-Atmosphere Research Station opens at Sweet Briar

November 6, 2014

Sweet Briar students host chili tasting to benefit Humane Society

November 3, 2014

Undergrad research shines at MARCUS

October 14, 2014

Chemistry senior advocates going green in blog post

September 5, 2014

Professor lands third Fulbright

June 4, 2014

MDRT to sponsor engineering students’ travel to Brazil

May 26, 2014

2014 Honors Summer Research fellows announced

May 15, 2014

Anthropologist awarded NEH stipend for field research

April 16, 2014

Sigma Delta Pi welcomes five new members

April 11, 2014

Sweet Briar to sell warm-season grasses for biofuel

April 10, 2014

Sweet Briar hosts Wikipedia ‘edit sprint’

February 12, 2014

Undergraduate scholars gather at MARCUS

October 15, 2013

Honors student shares love of music

April 3, 2013

Waxter speaker lures readers to science with fiction

March 22, 2013

Sophomore scholarship leads to Costa Rica

February 11, 2013

MARCUS fosters interdisciplinary exchange

October 15, 2012

Notes from Kazakhstan

August 8, 2012

Intern grapples with human rights issues

July 13, 2012

Ethics Bowl team feted for quality performance

February 28, 2012

Goulde to lecture on Korean art at LC

January 18, 2012

Weather station forecast is excellent

September 27, 2011

Bragaw named Carter Glass Professor of Government

August 25, 2011

Internship is a Real Zoo

June 17, 2011

Entrepreneurs share stories at Salt Block Project

April 15, 2011

Hurt & Proffitt, Sweet Briar College open new archaeology lab

January 4, 2011

Business savvy made here

December 14, 2010

Course introduces students to honor-level study

December 11, 2010

Senior directs ‘The Glass Menagerie’

December 10, 2010

Seniors present ‘Flux’ dance concert

December 1, 2010

Intern dives for clues in Caribbean waters

November 29, 2010

Waxter forum speaker sees bright green future

November 7, 2010

Business Lab raises funds for Alzheimer’s Association

November 4, 2010

For guest speaker, it’s just another day at the office

November 1, 2010

Faculty publications

October 29, 2010

Waxter Forum speaker discusses ‘Power Trip’

October 27, 2010

Green technology in head-turning vehicles

October 22, 2010

Students develop prosthetic hand

August 5, 2010

All-College honors announced at graduation ceremonies

May 15, 2010

Academic Recognition Banquet honors Laura Jett ’10

March 3, 2010

Students inducted into Spanish honor society

April 7, 2009

2009 Presidential Medal goes to scholar, athlete, leader

March 26, 2009

Waxter Forum presents William Schlesinger Nov. 13

November 6, 2008

Tenth annual MARCUS is Oct. 11

September 25, 2008

Students conducting energy audit for Presidents Climate Commitment

June 5, 2008

Classics major wins big at conference

April 22, 2008

2008 Presidential Medal(s) conferred at Academic Recognition Dinner

March 20, 2008

Engineering students, robots converge at Sweet Briar for conference March 28-30

March 6, 2008

Noted religious studies scholar to speak at Sweet Briar Feb. 7

February 4, 2008

MARCUS symposium is Saturday, Oct. 6

October 3, 2007

Summer jobs add up to great experience for math majors

September 13, 2007

Sweet Briar doing the right thing with ethics

February 21, 2006

Physics professor, collaborators awarded for paper on astronomical breakthrough

March 25, 2005

Professor Hyman, SBC students involved in astronomical discovery

March 3, 2005

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